Abellar bags 2 titles-A A +A
Monday, April 14, 2014
JUBENILE Abellar dominated the two highest categories in the opening leg of the MS Motosuit Motocross 2014 Series – the 15th Ornopia Cup Motocross Cup, in Calambua, San Remigio last Sunday.
Abellar, who won the “Rider of the Year” award in 2007, had an auspicious return as he prevented the Mindanao riders from winning the race and won both the Expert Open and Intermediate Open categories.
Despite the rain and muddy tracks, Abellar proved to be above his class to beat Christopher Jules Bandigan of Dinagat Racing Team. Cyril Tariman of Talamban finished third place in the Expert Division race.
In the Intermediate race, Abellar was followed by another Cebuano daredevil John Flores, while Bandigan finished at third place.
Meanwhile, RK Cuesta won the Special event Ladies Class, defeating neophyte Marie Villafuerte of NR Racing placed and Jeanette Olanda of JTW Sibonga.
Other winners were Clinton Gualiza in the Local Enduro Category, Jed Luna of Team MT. Sioan in the Open Enduro class and Alan Padica in the Veteran C category.
Nonoy Reluya won the Executive B title, Nelson Sicad got the Executive A Division, Clinton Cualiza won the Underbone title, and BJ Pepito won both the 65cc and 85cc division titles.
Published in the Sun.Star Cebu newspaper on April 15, 2014.